A few of our favourite events to fill your calendar!
Looking for family friendly events happening in Hong Kong? Get those pens (pencils, or crayons) ready: here come the dates for your diary…
Volunteer with The Crayon Society: Crayon Jamming
The Crayon Society collects old crayons and remoulds them into new ones to raise funds for children charities in Hong Kong. Join in the initiative and volunteer to peel and sort some old crayons (kindly donated by parents like you)! This is a simple and effective opportunity to learn how we can recycle, whilst giving back to our community.
When: Upcoming sessions on Friday, 17th March, Friday, 24th March and Friday, 31st March
Where: MakerBay Central , Unit H-508, PMQ, 35 Aberdeen Street, Central, Hong Kong
How much: Free!
Yoga for Balance with Pure Yoga
Calling all yogis and yoginis: Pure Yoga is holding it’s first outdoor community class! This hour-long class is taught by yoga instructor Samantha Chan, in the open air! Whether you’re experienced or completely new to the yoga mat, head over to Victoria Peak to explore balance and harmony. Don’t forget to bring your own yoga mat, towel and water!
When: Saturday, 18th March
Where: Victoria Peak Garden, The Peak, Hong Kong
How much: Free! Register online or at your nearest Pure Yoga studio
Taste of Hong Kong 2017
After months of waiting, the weekend is upon us and it’s time to feast. Prepare to tuck into the incredible dishes on offer from some of the 852’s most loved foodie hotspots. From the Baked Lobster with Garlic and Cheese from Duddell’s, to Yardbird’s Yuzu Chilli Hot Wings, it’s looking to be one indulgent weekend, so we suggest you arrive hungry!
When: Till Sunday, 19th March
Where: Central Harbourfront, Central, Hong Kong
How much: From $168 in advance to $198 on the door (General Entry Tickets) / $648 in advance to $678 on the door (VIP Tickets- limited supply). Book your ticket here!
“LIVE HAPPY” Art Exhibition and Workshops
Head over to the “LIVE HAPPY” Art Exhibition to check out four young local artists showcasing their mesmerising portrait paintings in the exhibition. Mamas, papas and kiddos are all invited (and encouraged) to join the creative collage workshop. Meaning you and the fam get to create unique styles to feature on the rainbow art installation!
When: Saturday, 18th March to Sunday, 26th March
Where: 2/F Centre Bridge, Cityplaza, Hong Kong
How much: Free!
SUPER POOL Interactive Playground: Hong Kong Arts Festival
We all know technology can a huge part of playtime, but now we can experience the fun of a playground through a computerised system. Time to step, run, dance and jump across over 100 LED pads! Created by US interactive media artist Jen Lewin, this collaborative performance art has captured the imagination of thousands (in over 30 major arts events) around the world.
When: Selected dates until Saturday, 18th March
Where: Hong Kong Maritime Museum, Hong Kong and Hong Kong Cultural Centre Piazza
How much: Free entry but registration is needed!
Exclusive Christina Noble Children’s Foundation Charity Shopping Event with Madderson
British womenswear label “Madderson” are donating 20% of their proceeds from an exclusive charity shopping event to the Christina Noble Children’s Foundation. Whether you’re looking for something for a special occasion or for everyday wear, the new 2017 Spring collection at Madderson is sure to stock what you’re looking for… Time to shop your way through the day with a glass of bubbly!
When: Wednesday, 22nd March
Where: Ryder Diamonds, 9th floor, Kimley Commercial Building, 142 – 146 Queens Road Central
How much: Free entry – but you’re guaranteed to leave with some shopping done!
Have a good one!